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Philly Runners Race Day/BBQ/change out flat bike tube workshop Sunday May 16

I'm borrowing Rachael's message from the Facebook event:


Hey Everyone!
The votes are in and the 5K and 10K were the most popular race options! The event is currently planned as follows:
9:15AM Runners Arrive for 10K
9:30AM 10K Start
10:15AM Runners Arrive for 5K
10:30AM 5K Start

*** We may also offer a half-marathon course.

After the last runner has finished the 5K, we will have a BBQ on Lemon Hill through sometime in the afternoon. As is everything in COVID, things will be socially distant/masked so byo drinks/snacks/comfy chair or blanket to sit on. We will provide more information on BBQ later.

Again, this is completely unofficial so any times will be taken by other Philly Runners/volunteers so please be kind if the timing isn't perfect.

There is no cost to do this race. You don't have to race to come to the BBQ. If you want a longer race than 10K, you can run both races. I will try to provide some water bottles for everyone but otherwise you will need to bring things for yourself. There will be a prize for top male and female finishers of each race. It will be cheap and small and potentially something you don't even want!

We're still working out the exact race course. More details to follow!

For the BBQ, I will be providing burgers, bratwursts, buns, condiments, water, paper cups and plates and plastic silverware and not much else for the low pandemic BBQ price of $5. Anything else you want to eat or drink, please bring it. Alternatively you can bring everything you want to eat, pay nothing and I won't be at all offended.

*** Please wear a mask when approaching the food table and grill.

I will once again be offering the change a flat bike tube workshop at/after the BBQ for anybody who wants to learn how to do that.

Your Next Race & Date: Philly Runners unofficial but awesome 10K Sunday May 16

Your Favorite Running Shoe: New Balance 990